Seated in his wheelchair at his accessibility-enhanced drawing table, architect Ron Mace was in the process of producing new designs, which would focus on making habitats and products as universally usable as possible. Mr. Mace was a principle of Barrier Free Environments, Inc. (BFE), and a co-founder of the Center for Universal Design (CUD). He developed the concept of universal design in the mid-1980's, and died in 1998.
CDC/ Richard Duncan, MRP, Sr. Proj. Mngr, North Carolina State University, The Center for Universal Design
November 3, 2012
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